Category: Freelance Writing

Can’Request’ Be a Noun?

A couple of weeks ago I got an email from a listener named Luana. She wrote,  “My husband works in sales, and the phrase ‘The ask is…’ is frequently used. …

The way to Write About Anniversaries

This week is the 12th anniversary of the Grammar Girl podcast. Yes, 12 years ago, I sat in a coffeeshop on the beach in Santa Cruz, California, jotted three episode …